Know Your Recovery Rights

Know Your Recovery Rights

A person’s recovery journey can be rewarding and filled with exciting new opportunities. But living a productive sober lifestyle can also come with its share of challenges. While society’s understanding of addiction has greatly improved over the past few decades, the stigma that surrounds it is still present. In fact, one of the most common … Continued

How to Forgive a Loved One in Addiction Recovery

How to Forgive a Loved One in Addiction Recovery

The first Sunday in August marks International Forgiveness Day, a day when people all over the world are encouraged to finally let go of any resentment, hate, or anger that they have been holding on to. If you are an individual who has been affected by the addiction epidemic, it can be a perfect day … Continued

Obama and Macklemore

Macklemore Helps Obama Tackle Opioid Epidemic Awareness

Grammy award-winning rapper Macklemore and President Barack Obama teamed up last weekend to talk about the national opioid addiction crisis by calling for Congress to increase funding for addiction treatment. The president invited the addiction and recovery advocate to the presidential weekly address to talk from a personal standpoint about the seriousness of drug addiction … Continued

Founding Fathers

The Founding Fathers on Drugs and Alcohol

Thanks to the Broadway smash hit, Hamilton, the founding fathers have leapt from history books to pop culture.  The musical has dusted off the image of the men who helped shape the country, and while everything about these men’s lives did not make it into the show, the lyrics did allude to some of their … Continued

Family Counseling Addiction Treatment

On Your Recovery Journey: Starting Addiction Treatment

At Mountainside, we care about our clients and want them to know that we will be with them through every step of their recovery journeys. Through our new monthly video series, we are highlighting some of our empowering programs and services that provide the best in advanced addiction treatment options for our clients.